Masters

Fred Herzog - Photographs
Before sitting down to write this article I browsed through ‘Fred Herzog Photographs’ again. As I expected I discovered a…

By Bryan Formhals

Discovering Ansel Adams
I first learned about Ansel Adams after reading Christopher Schreck’s post about his photographs from the cave systems of Carlsbad…

By Bryan Formhals

Attention Joel Meyerowitz
Photographs ©Joel Meyerowitz I’ve been planning this post for about week and the core of it was about how I…

By Bryan Formhals

Eggleston Retrospective at LACMA and New Book
Photographs by William Eggleston William Eggleston: Democratic Camera—Photographs and Video, 1961–2008 opens at LACMA in Los Angeles today, and runs…

By Bryan Formhals

UPDATED: Vivian Maier and All Those Other Undiscovered Photographers
The story of Vivian Maier and her recently discovered work has been circulating for a few days now ever since…

By Bryan Formhals

Book: True Color by Mark Cohen
photographs©Mark Cohen via Rose Gallery Mark Cohen occupies a conspicuous place among the innovators of American street photography. Cohen’s photographs…

By Bryan Formhals

Mary Ellen Mark at Fahey Kline in LA
©Mary Ellen Mark Well I couldn’t pass up this photograph of Henry Miller by Mary Ellen Mark.  If I were…

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Roger Ballen Interview on lens culture
©Roger Ballen Great interview with Roger Ballen about his work and career.  Well worth the 18 minutes. Recent Photographs by…

By Bryan Formhals

Charles Harbutt and the Travelog Essay
“Closed eyes are the state of dreams; only interior visions are possible then. When the eyes are open, an awareness…

By Bryan Formhals

William Claxton (1927-2008)
“Photography is jazz for the eye” – William Claxton photographs©William Claxton William Claxton dies at 80; photographer helped make Chet…

By Bryan Formhals

Tina Fey by Larry Fink
photography ©Larry Fink For some reason I get Entertainment Weekly for free.  This week was ‘The Photo Issue’ so I…

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Vinter by Lars Tunbjörk
©Lars Tunbjork Last October when I was in New York I was able to catch a showing of Lars Tunbjork’s…

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Rivages by Harry Gruyaert
“I can’t understand why no one seems to talk about this guy.” - James Hendrick One of the major curses…

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Featured Masters: Ralph Gibson
As it seems to often happen these days, a photographer gets mentioned in the phlow and suddenly you’ll find yourself…

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Featured Masters: William Eggleston

By Bryan Formhals